epa03397292 Russian lawmaker Gennady Gudkov attends a plenary session of the State Duma, Russia’s lower house of parliament, in Moscow, Russia, 14 September 2012. The State Duma consides stripping ‘Just Russia’ party member Gennady Gudkov of his deputy mandate for, according to Russian Prosecutor General’s Office, numerous violations of the law by involvement in illegal business activity. The Russian Investigative Committee has extended till 23 September the pre-investigation check on Gudkov. EPA/SERGEI ILNITSKY EPA/SERGEI ILNITSKY